Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens Basketball Schedule
Every year as the college basketball season begins to heat up there
is arguably no better place to be than in the Bob Carpenter Center, the Newark, Delaware home of the Delaware Fightin' Blue
Hens. As the Fightin' Blue Hens enter Colonial Athletic Association play they will be looking to score some big time upsets
as they try to continue to establish themselves as a major factor in the conference en route to another appearance in the
NCAA Tournament. Replete with impressive passing, dunking, shooting, and lock down defense, the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
always bring the excitement. The Fightin' Blue Hens proved to be one of the elite teams in the conference last season, finishing
in first place with a 14-2 conference record, making it to the NCAA Tournament after beating William & Mary in the conference
tournament final. The Fightin' Hens have some key players returning this season which should allow them to again dominate
the Colonial Athletic Association.
The Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens will once again be going up against all of the toughest
teams in the Colonial Athletic Association including the Charleston Cougars, the Drexel Dragons, the Elon Phoenix, the Hofstra
Pride, the James Madison Dukes, the Northeastern Huskies, the Towson Tigers, the University of North Carolina - Wilmington
Seahawks, and the William & Mary Tribe. Navigating through the difficult Colonial Athletic Association regular season
schedule is a daunting task but this year's Fightin' Blue Hens team seems to have the talent to make some real noise in the
conference as they attempt to climb up the standings and score some big wins on their way to another NCAA Tournament berth.
The Fightin' Blue Hens will need all the help they can get from their dedicated fan base when they take on tough teams at
the Bob Carpenter Center so be sure to get your tickets to support the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens from StubHub as soon as
Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens Basketball History
The Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens will certainly
be in the cross hairs of every other team in the CAA this season as they will be the defending conference champions. Fortunately
they will have some excellent returning players including senior guard Devon Saddler who led the Fightin' Blue Hens in points
last season and should have a big senior year in Newark. Be there right from the start as the Fightin' Blue Hens look to repeat
as CAA champions.
Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens Basketball Conference
The Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens play
in the Colonial Athletic Association which has been one of the best mid-major conferences in all of college hoops since it
was first founded back in 1979. Basketball has always been a big deal in the conference as it was originally founded as the
ECAC South basketball league and only began sponsoring football in 2005. There are currently ten universities participating
in the Colonial Athletic Conference: the Charleston Cougars, the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens, the Drexel Dragons, the Elon
Phoenix, the Hofstra Pride, the James Madison Dukes, the Northeastern Huskies, the Towson Tigers, the University of North
Carolina - Wilmington Seahawks, and the William & Mary Tribe. During the 2014-2015 season the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
will be the reigning conference regular season and tournament champions and will have to be ready to take the best shots of
all the other teams trying to knock them off.
Attending a top college basketball game is
one of the best experiences to be found in sports. Many of the best student athletes in the world take the court in college
basketball, when this is combined with some of the most passionate fans in all of sports there is an atmosphere in the arena
that cannot be found anywhere else. When you set foot in the Bob Carpenter Center for a Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens home basketball
game this will all be clear. As the teams set up for opening jump ball the fans get on their feet and loudly cheer for their
alma mater and hometown favorites. The game continues full of end to end action, big time shots, and clutch defensive stops.
All of a sudden the clock is winding down in the second half and the two sides are wrapped up in yet another tight contest.
Your palms get sweaty with each trip down the floor and each time a player from your favorite team lets loose a shot you hold
your breath until the ball tickles the twine. This continues until the final buzzer when the Fightin' Blue Hens' side erupts
after another big win and their fans exit of the arena in jubilation. The moment you leave the Bob Carpenter Center you will
want to immediately start planning your next trip to the venue to cheer on the Fightin' Blue Hens.
Fightin' Blue Hens have been to the NCAA Tournament 5 times, most recently in 2014, but are still seeking to win their first